rebates, grooves and fillets

juanrg

New Member
PERU, Spanish
Formwork forming surfacer of rebates, grooves and fillets shall be measured as formwork to vertical face.

Meaning of "rebate"?
 
  • Timejuggler

    New Member
    English - UK
    Rebate describes a channel (typically cut into wood) which can be used to form part of a joint or to conceal something behind it. There is a tool called a rebate plane specifically designed to cut such a groove
     

    Benzene

    Senior Member
    Italian from Italy
    No. No tiene nada que ver con ningún escalón. Normalmente es una línea recta a desnivel con la superficie
    Hello Timejuggler!

    OED says:
    rebate
    NOUN
    A step-shaped recess cut along the edge or in the face of a piece of wood, typically forming a match to the edge or tongue of another piece.
    as modifier ‘a rebate joint’.


    Bye,
    Benzene
     
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